November 8, 2010
Bonilla Named to Peach Belt All-Conference Team
by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Junior Karen
Bonilla (Manassas, Va.) of the Georgia College soccer
team (7-7-3, 4-4-2 PBC) was named to the All-Peach Belt Conference
(PBC) team. Bonilla made the Second Team, marking the second such
honor for the junior as she made the All-PBC First Team as a
The junior midfielder started 16 matches for the Bobcats this
past season as GC outscored their opponents 23-18 in those
contests. Bonilla was second on the team with two assists.
Georgia College soccer finished fifth in the Peach Belt doting
the fourth-straight season with at least a top-five finish in the
The Bobcats toppled two nationally-ranked programs this past
season. Georgia College took down Florida Tech, who was ranked No.
13, 1-0. At the time, the win marked the highest-ranked team that
the Bobcats had ever beaten, but less than a month later the
‘Cats defeated No. 8 Armstrong Atlantic 2-1, becoming the
highest-ranked team that GC has defeated.
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winners of the PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 10 varsity athletic
programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program,
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student-athlete, evidenced by the teams' multiple appearances in
post-season competition as well as documented academic success and
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